Information for Auditions

Soloist

Do you love to sing?

Why don’t you consider auditioning as a soloist for the Festival of Music! This is a wonderful opportunity for students to sing with a choir of more than 1500 voices and full orchestra backing – all on a world class stage!

This year students can be nominated for the following solos;

Sounds of the Public School - NOW 3 Solos

  • Solo 1 is first half of the original solo - bars 69-77.
  • Solo 2 is part A from bar 79 to the end.
  • Solo 3 starts at bar 85 to the end, which is the second half of the original solo.

Mayangan - NOW 2 Solos

  • Verse 1 is solo 1
  • The Bridge is solo 2.
  • Solo 1 and Solo 2 combine to sing the final 2 bars B117-118 as long as their voices work together.

Rockstar - NOW 3 Solos

  • Solo 1 – Verse 1 Bar 8-14, Bar 94-95 and Bar 111-112 and B122-124
  • Solo 2 – Verse 3 Bar 30-36, , Bar 98-99, Bar 115 --116 and Bar 122-124
  • Solo 3 sings Bar 102 – 109, and Bar 119 – 120 which is different ** and Bar 122-124.

I Have a Voice - 3 Solos! Stays as in the Songbook.

Sisi ni moja (We are one) - NOW 1 Solo

  • Solo 1 is a new solo, and is the descant part, B69-79 to the end of the song.

Don't Stop - NOW 4 Solos

  • Solo 1 – Verse 2 – soprano part… B29-36
  • Solo 2 - Verse 2 - alto part … B29-36
  • Solo 3 – Verse 3 – soprano part…. B57-67
  • Solo 4 - Verse 3 - alto part … B57 – 64 + join the soprano to sing B65-67 Aah ( if voices suit!)
  • Outro B76-88

All soloists learn to sing the outro for the audition.

Final decision will be made at the solo masterclass depending on quality of the 4 voices.

Encourage students to practice with the choral and backing tracks rather than the solo track as these haven't been updated.